A proposed utility fine that would send nearly $1 billion to the state of California has set up a tussle over how the state punishes corporate wrongdoing and who should benefit from the record-sized penalty.
Lakers' new head coach Byron Scott recognizes that his team has hit rock bottom. What's he going to do about it? A Martinez sat down with him to find out.
The deadly albino cobra that was loose in Thousand Oaks has been caught, according to a Los Angeles County spokesperson in a statement sent to KPCC.
The former attorney allegedly used the EB-5 visa program to lure wealthy South Korean and Chinese investors who wanted to obtain green cards.
The loose albino monocled cobra was last spotted near the 1300 block of Rancho Lane. The snake also bit a dog.
KPCC's John Rabe talks with Anna Sklar, an LA historian who discovered and put online hundreds of photos from the city engineer's office dating back to 1890.
In a letter to President Barack Obama Tuesday, Gov. Jerry Brown asks him to declare a major disaster to release federal emergency funds.
Close to 2,000 child migrants were reunited with relatives in LA County since the start of the year.
The fire was sparked by a traffic collision involving a pickup truck hauling a trailer and a passenger vehicle off the I-15. One person in the truck was transported by ambulance to a local hospital with minor injuries.
The massive schools of anchovies are drawing Humpback whales to central California coast and they can be seen until early October this year, according to Capital Public Radio.
An American Airlines jet bound for North Texas has safely returned to Los Angeles International Airport after the front windshield cracked. Nobody onboard was hurt.
One of Los Angeles County's largest homeless camp cleanups in recent years will continue on Tuesday, dismantling between 17 and 20 dwellings near South Pasadena.
A small earthquake struck at a depth of 5.4 km at 9:10 a.m about 6 miles east southeast of Gilroy, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
L.A. sanitation officials say they're working on a major clean-up effort along the dry Arroyo Seco riverbed in South Pasadena, where a number of homeless encampments have sprung up in recent years, some with their own kitchens and bathroom structures.
An elderly mother and her son perished in the apartment fire that also injured a firefighter and five other people.
LASD homicide detectives say calls have been coming in with possible clues on the five-year anniversary of the death of two firefighters.